Old Kuba Mask

kuba mask
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kuba mask
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kuba mask
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This mask supposedly belongs to the nyibita tribe of the kuba tribe. Nyibita masks are utilized in

 

This mask supposedly belongs to the nyibita tribe of the kuba tribe. Nyibita masks are utilized in dances and initiations by the Northeastern Kuba groups such as the Ngeende, Ngongo, Twa and some of the Northern Kete and Pyaang.

This fine 'Nyibita' mask has an exceedingly thin form with a flat narrow forehead deeply carved into the recesses of the ocular orbits, angular cheeks and exceptionally long nose and a Fine old surface with excellent patina.

Approximate dimensions: 81cm(H) x 19cm(W)

Weight:1kg

Price: please send us an inquiry and we will answer as soon as possible

If you are in Uganda, you can view the products in our shops:

Entebbe: c/o Anna's Corner
Queen's Road, Plot 12,
Open every day.

Kampala: c/o Hidden Treasures
Buganda Road 18
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